September 26, 2014

Millipedes are Marching


And there's not much you can do about it!

 

Forcing Hyacinth Bulbs Indoors


Forcing spring-flowering bulbs indoors is an excellent way to brighten the cold, gray days of winter.  Hyacinths are a special treat as their flowers are both attractive and fragrant. 

Clouded Plant Bug - Another Unusual Sight of 2014


In the last issue of the Hort News it was the larger-than-usual-number of inquiries about bumble flowe

Keeping Geraniums through the Winter


Want to keep this year's geraniums alive until next year?  See the Iowa St

Enjoying Fall Pumpkin and Squash


One of the best aspects of fall gardening is the harvesting of pumpkins and squash.

Small Farm Living Newsletter Returns


The small farm sustainability program is re-introducing the ISU Extension and Outreach Acreage Living newsletter in an online format.